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Foresite And GE Power To Co-Host Power And Electronics Conference

Conference to highlight the most pressing environmental regulations set to impact Industry in 2013.

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Foresite Software Systems Inc. is pleased to announce that it will be co-hosting an industry consortium event with GE Power on the 7th November 2012 in Dallas, Texas.  The conference will be dedicated to helping members of the Power and Electronics industry understand and comply with pressing product stewardship regulations.  This invitation only event will provide industry leaders with the opportunity to openly discuss the upcoming challenges facing the sector in 2013.  Globalization has driven many governments to adopt increasingly complex product-centric legislation requiring supply chain transparency disclosure.

2013 is forecasted to be a watershed year for environmental compliance, as the obligations of the EU RoHS Recast, EU REACH Regulation and the US SEC Conflict Minerals Disclosure Obligations take effect. Consequently, the ability to successfully navigate complex global reporting requirements has become vital for the Power and Electronics industry.  Companies need help to identify global compliance needs, gather due diligence documentation, and generate properly formatted reports to respond to the diverse needs of customers, industry consortiums, and regulatory bodies.  Foresite's combination of world class software, data collection, and professional services uniquely position Foresite in the market as the most comprehensive and competent one-stop shop for managing regulatory compliance needs.

Lance Allison, CEO of Foresite, stated, "By providing a solution for every aspect of compliance, from identification to reporting, Foresite is the only company positioned to provide a complete suite of services and solutions to our customers and their affiliated suppliers.  This has become increasingly important as compliance has transitioned from a largely engineering function to a C-Suite imperative.  The associated need for a trustworthy competent compliance partner has markedly increased."

About Foresite

Foresite Systems has over a decade of experience as the environmental regulatory compliance partner to global multinationals and their affiliated supply chains.  Our principal areas of expertise reside in the electronics, medical device, distribution/retail, industrial/government, supply chain management, and manufacturing sectors.  We provide the most comprehensive and unique range of compliance services including:

Software: The best in class Global Environmental Management System (GEMS) has pioneered the product stewardship and global regulatory compliance space.

Data Acquisition and Provision:  Foresite's Global substance DataStore (GDS) is the most technically advanced supply chain compliance documentation repository in existence.

Professional Services: Our experienced cadre of Regulatory Compliance Experts provides practical and responsive support to help your company manage the most difficult compliance challenges.

Protecting the Environment through Product Stewardship

Foresite is a technology based company with a customer service oriented culture. We work with companies that share our belief in working to protect the planet's finite resources by minimizing the impacts from product manufacture and use to humans and the environment.

To assist our customers to achieve their regulatory and environmental goals, we offer a comprehensive suite of software and services that help major international companies manage their environmental footprint.  We also believe firmly in our ability to support internal change. More information about Foresite can be found on the web at www.ForesiteCloud.com.  Twitter users can get updates by following @ForesiteCloud.

The Foresite Compliance Cloud logo is a trademark of Foresite Systems LTD, All Rights Reserved.

 

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